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The History of an Artist, Vol. 2
Studio album by Oscar Peterson
Released 1972
Recorded 1972
Genre Jazz
Length 105:56
Label Pablo
Producer Norman Granz
Professional reviews
Oscar Peterson chronology
The History of an Artist, Vol. 1
The History of an Artist, Vol. 2
The Trio

The History of an Artist, Vol. 2 is a 1972 studio album by Oscar Peterson, the second of two albums so titled to provide a retrospective of his career.

The History of an Artist series marked Peterson's first recordings for Norman Granz' new record label, Pablo Records. Peterson had previously recorded for Granz' three former labels, and would remain with Pablo until the mid 1980's. [1]


Track listing

  1. "Wes' Tune" (Wes Montgomery) – 6:37
  2. "Reunion Blues" (Milt Jackson) – 8:50
  3. "When Your Lover Has Gone" (Einar Aaron Swan) – 7:20
  4. "Five O'Clock Whistle" (Kim Gannon, Gene Irwin, Josef Myrow) – 4:07
  5. "Old Folks" (Dedette Lee Hill, Willard Robinson) – 4:43
  6. "Ma (He's Making Eyes at Me)" (Sidney Clare, Con Conrad) – 4:20
  7. "Tenderly" (Walter Gross, Jack Lawrence) – 9:28






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